SCORM vs Tin-Can vs AICC

SCORM vs Tin-Can vs AICCSCORM:

SCORM stands for Sharable Content Object Reference Model which is actually a technical standard for writing e-learning content. It is highly popular and is an industry standard which allows organizations to use e-learning as a training method. Basically, SCORM will decide how online content and the Learning Management System (LMS) will talk to each other. SCORM uses a JavaScript API (Application Programming Interface) to communicate information between the course content and the LMS.

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Accessibility for E-learning: Section 508 and WCAG

Accessibility-for-E-learning-Section508-and-WCAG-Swiftelearning.jpgThe Section 508 and WCAG plays an important role in making technology accessible to people with disabilities like deaf or hearing impaired, vision impaired, etc. To cater to the needs of people with disabilities, Section 508 and the WEB Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) will lend a helping hand in accessing the e-learning content. Read more

Why should you use Online Assignments tool via Learning Management System?

Why should you use online Assignments tool via Learning Management System?

Assignments usually deals with the assigning tasks to people as part of their project. It has proven to be an excellent tool in tracking and measuring of learner metrics via the Learning Management System (LMS).

The assessments in an online course on eLearning platform involves written assignments and practical tests. Let’s look at some of the benefits of using online Assignments tool.

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Free Hosted Learning Management Systems For Employee Training

Free Hosted Learning Management Systems

Let’s go back to the times when there was no eLearning in the organizations. Those were the days where huge training materials piled up in organizations for employee training. Be it a technical training, onboard training, soft skills training or products and services training, highly qualified and professional trainers were appointed to conduct all these training sessions. Also evaluating employee performance and gaining learning insight of any individual was the challenging task for most of the organizations.

Whereas, now the employee goes to the training sessions with their own devices since most of the companies offer BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) for employee training. This training involves tailor-made eLearning courses that are built using eLearning authoring tools as per the business requirement. Some of the key features in the current platform providing employee performance and helping out in calculating the company’s ROI.

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Convert PPT Presentation Into a SCORM Course With iSpring and Studio 13

Convert PPT presentation into a SCORM course with iSpring and Studio 13

iSpring suite 9 and Studio’13 converts PowerPoint presentation into an effective eLearning course with all PowerPoint effects and animations perfectly preserved. All you need to do is prepare a presentation in PowerPoint, apply the animations, interactions, effects, etc. and convert it as a SCORM course.

Let’s see the steps to convert a presentation into an elearning course with iSpring.

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Articulate Rise – Custom Fonts and Track Using Storyline Block

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Here comes two cool Articulate Rise features – Track completion with a Storyline Block and Custom fonts.

Track completion with a Storyline Block:

Usually you can track your course in LMS with quizzes, triggers and the number of slides viewed, but now you can track your completion of course with a storyline block. (The interactivity, which imported from Storyline 360 to Rise.) Read more

One stop-shop for Retail Courses – Swift Elearning Services partners with Australian Retail College (ARC) to bring you the best of content in Retail Management

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Swift Elearning Services announces its association with Australian Retail College (ARC) to bring you the best of content in Retail Management.

Australian Retail College (ARC) is a leading international Retail Training Organization. With 3 decades of experience, ARC leads the way in delivering effective learning programs. ARC is committed to developing industry–ready staff for retail frontline jobs and delivering talent development programs within retail corporates globally.

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Launch of awareness eLearning program by SHE Teams Hyderabad City Police

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To increase the horizon of training activities carried out by SHE Teams, an e-learning course/ online training has been initiated jointly by Swift elearning Services and Hyderabad City Police – SHE Teams with the sole purpose to raise public awareness on women safety among the citizens especially women.

By adopting the online mode of training methodology, another feather has been added to the cap of awareness programs by the Hyderabad City Police. The target audience of the SHE Teams campaign is mostly college students who are well equipped with technology and prefer to learn online at their convenient time. We have hosted this course on our LMS platform – SwiftHCM. The focus areas of the campaign can be redefined based on the analytical.

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Award winning Learning Management System | SwiftHCM

Award winning Learning Management System-SwiftHCM-Augustfest

Like every year, there was a huge buzz around Asia’s largest startup fest, The August Fest. As an active participant of the fest and more important as a startup enthusiast, we were excited to be part of it for two reasons. A – Networking with fellow founders, B – Yes, we were SHORTLISTED to pitch our product at the SCALEUPFESTIVAL @ The August Fest.

This was the right time for us to pitch our Learning Management System product (Swift Human Capital Management) launched last November. We were excited to pitch it in front of 500+ audience including business leaders, subject matter experts, fellow founders, and investors.

We had just about 3 minutes to pitch our product and to prove our point. Our focus areas of the pitch were clearly defined as mentioned below.

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5 Common Mistakes to Avoid While Selecting a Learning Management System

Avoiding Mistakes while Choosing an LMS

Learning management system software is surely one of the important and expensive tools in the entire online training. Choosing the right Learning Management System (LMS) can be a crucial aspect to efficiently manage your corporate training. But With over 700+ LMS vendors available in the market promoting their product, your chances of ending up choosing an inappropriate product becomes certain. You might end up committing these common mistakes in the process of selecting selecting an LMS. Read more